Secondus assured PDP will not impose any aspirant ahead Ondo State gubernetorial election, welcomes state’s deputy governor to the party.
The national party chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, has assured the party members that no one will impose any aspirant on them.
Secondus made this known while welcoming the state’s deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi to the party.
Recall that the state’s deputy governor, on Sunday abandoned the All Progressive Congress, APC to join the opposition party, PDP.
This decision of his followed the unreconcilable disagreement between him and his boss, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu.
Secondus who led the team of PDP leaders in welcoming the decamped deputy governor to the party made it clear that his visitation to the state is not in solidarity for any aspirant.
He added that the post is opened for every interested aspirants and should do so and abide by the obligations.
Speaking further, the National chairman assured that the process through the primary election in the state shall be, free, fair and transparent.
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He added that the officials of the primaries are people of integrity and of high calibre.
“Those that will come to conduct the primaries and all the processes will be men of high calibres, people that cannot be bribed, people that will not be corrupt. We are not like APC. We have intellectuals, we have strong governors who will come to conduct the processes.
“At the end, I will urge you to quickly under the leadership of the chairman to bring everybody together because the mandate is to win the election.
Still speaking, Secondus expressed his concerns for the people of Ondo state has they “had gone through pains”; adding that the time has come to relief them of the pains.
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He further reemphasized the rights of individuals to chose whom they prefer.
“You have the right to vote for any position of your choice and the people have the right also to vote for you, this is a Nigerian party and it does not belong to anybody.”
While assuring other governorship aspirants further, the chairman said;
“PDP is one family in Ondo State, the Deputy Governor has joined you and he has said that he is not coming to alter any of the rules and he is coming to ask for favour but to join you and participate. If he wins glory be to God. If other people win, we’ll also thank God.
We know that with him and others, joining their faith and joining their hands together we can reclaim Ondo State. This state is now ready to be reclaimed by PDP. People can have fresh air.
The PDP leader further sent a warning to the National electoral commision, INEC, he said;
“Let me send these words of warning that it is time for the leadership of APC and President Buhari to show more interest in the economy of our country and concentrate because he was voted to govern and show more interest and commitment to the security of lives and property rather than playing politics of APC, asking the security to win election for them by all means and asking INEC to rig election.
“As we can see and as they can see, the government is drifting, it is sliding. If they can’t see it other people are seeing it. Nigeria is sliding, Buhari needs to arrest it. He needs to stop the killings. People are hungry. If we are not careful, one naria to one dollar will be above N500.
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